Institute for Futures Research

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Institute for Futures Research
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DirectorDr Morne Mostert
Academic staff
Location, ,
33°53′4.55″S 18°37′37.11″E / 33.8845972°S 18.6269750°E / -33.8845972; 18.6269750Coordinates: 33°53′4.55″S 18°37′37.11″E / 33.8845972°S 18.6269750°E / -33.8845972; 18.6269750

Established in 1974, the Institute for Futures Research (IFR) is a research institution of the University of Stellenbosch specialising in futures studies, primarily as a support service for knowledge and strategic management. The IFR’s research focus is on the following fields of specialisation:

  • Business futuristics and the systems approach to transformation management
  • Long-term economic structure studies
  • Applied demographics
  • Technology foresight
  • Socio-political studies
  • Energy futures

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